Wallace-Baily Tavern

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Wallace-Baily Tavern
Wallace-Baily Tavern.jpg
Wallace-Baily Tavern, October 2013
Wallace-Baily Tavern is located in Pennsylvania
Wallace-Baily Tavern
Wallace-Baily Tavern is located in the US
Wallace-Baily Tavern
Location U.S. Route 40, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) west of Brier Hill, Redstone Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°59′36″N 79°51′5″W / 39.99333°N 79.85139°W / 39.99333; -79.85139Coordinates: 39°59′36″N 79°51′5″W / 39.99333°N 79.85139°W / 39.99333; -79.85139
Area less than one acre
Built c. 1840
Architectural style Greek Revival
MPS National Road in Pennsylvania MPS
NRHP Reference # 95001350[1]
Added to NRHP November 27, 1995

Wallace-Baily Tavern is a historic home that also served as an inn and tavern located at Redstone Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1840, and is a 2 1/2-story, 3-bay, stone building. It has a frame kitchen ell an features a double stacked portico with Greek Revival design influences. The ruins of a wash house/summer kitchen are also on site. The tavern served as a stop for 19th-century travelers on the National Road.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Jerry A. Clouse (July 1995). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Wallace-Baily Tavern" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-23.